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R. W. Norton Art Gallery

4747 Creswell Ave, Shreveport, LA 71106-1899
+1 318-865-4201
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A Great Family Outing

The museum is centrally located and easy to reach. The entrance is free, there is ample free... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
osimajorusaf
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Ruston, Louisiana
Art and history come together

A beautifully laid out and organized art gallery. Aside from the art, paintings and sculptures... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
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Museum chronicles more than four centuries of American and European art featuring the works of Frederic Remington and Charles M. Russell. The springtime sees more than 10,000 azaleas bloom in the museum's garden.
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4747 Creswell Ave, Shreveport, LA 71106-1899
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The museum is centrally located and easy to reach. The entrance is free, there is ample free parking, there is no gift shop, and the surrounding garden is lovely. This is a relatively small museum, well maintained, with helpful staff. We've visited numerous museums throughout...More

Thank osimajorusaf
Reviewed 12 October 2017

A beautifully laid out and organized art gallery. Aside from the art, paintings and sculptures there are collections of very interesting items. Do miss reading and absorbing all the quotes written on the walls. Many are very thought provoking. Also try to find the red...More

Thank robertcW501JD
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This is a wonderful and free art museum. It is a real jewel, with world class artwork. Also the grounds are amazing and very relaxing to explore with the water falls and exquisite landscapes.

Thank Realestategoddess
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Norton Art Gallery is a privately owned garden and gallery, featuring a very large collection, with a primary focus on art from the American West... but don't miss the grounds... indeed, it would be hard to miss the grounds! Acres and acres of gorgeous azaleas,...More

Thank Kitty E
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Norton Art Gallery is a place of enjoyment for all ages. It is absolutely amazing for Shreveport to be blessed with such beauty, elegance and hospitality. This gallery and the people who own it touch the hearts and souls of many. Thank you for your...More

Thank 336carll
Reviewed 23 August 2017

They have a spacious Art Museum. Nice lithography, canvas. They also have Live beehive boxes to view.

Thank Byron97H
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This museum is a gem. If you have enjoyed any museums in other cities, I guarantee you will enjoy this one. It has a wide variety of artworks and the like and is laid out great. It will take one to two hours to see...More

Thank Thomas D
Management response:Responded 18 August 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We always love hearing from our patrons! Hope you visit again soon.

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Very well taken care of and such a beautiful place to see. Tons of art! Staff is very informative if asked any questions.

Thank Janine G
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Norton's, as the locals call it, is a wonderful place to visit. Educational for the old and young! The grounds behind Norton's is Heaven on Earth...beautiful gardens, babbling brooks, a bird sanctuary..so peaceful. A great place to take family pictures..although I think professional photographers are...More

Thank Peevy S
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Yes, it is a hidden gem off the beaten path. I feel doubly grateful when I visit a great place that I have never been to before and discover that it is a hidden gem. The museum is arranged according to artist or time period...More

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Jayde M
3 December 2016|
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Response from lisarb0630 | Reviewed this property |
You may want to check out their Facebook site for current displays. Also, the neighborhood has been commenting on the chickens seen over there lately. RW Norton Gallery on Facebook
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lizmathews1
15 March 2016|
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Response from maryloutindall | Reviewed this property |
No photography is allowed inside or on the grounds. In years past, photographers used the beautiful grounds for backgrounds for pictures. But, some got a bit unruly, even brought a horse and buggy onto the lawn and ruined... More
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JlNorton
27 October 2015|
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What country did these different arts come from?
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